• by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Athletics option Renato Nunez to Double-A

    The Athletics have optioned third baseman Renato Nunez to Double-A Midland. Nunez went 3 for 16 during Cactus League play while striking out in half of his at-bats. He spent 2014 with high Class A Stockton, where he hit .279/.336/.517 with 29 home runs and 96 RBI while earning a Futures Game selection.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Athletics add 20-year-old slugger Renato Nunez to 40-man roster

    The Athletics announced Thursday they added infielder Renato Nunez to the 40-man roster. The 20-year-old Nunez hit .279 with 28 doubles, 29 home runs and 96 RBI in 124 games for Class A Stockton last season.